One of the criticisms of standardized testing is that it encourages schools to “teach to the test.” Rather than educating students through a well-rounded curriculum, students instead practice only the type of questions that will be on the test, learn test-taking strategies and other short-cuts.
“I don’t understand these directions,” grumbled my husband, flipping a piece of paper over in his hands and then turning it upside down and back again.
Reader question: How does one go about finding or creating a buyer for a potential group home? The highest and best use for this building is a group home. The city permitting appears to be doable. I want a Realtor who can/will market the house to...
Dear Dave,I noticed that your Baby Steps list puts saving for retirement before saving for your kid’s college fund. Sending your kids to college would come first on the timeline, so what is your reasoning behind this?JenDear Jen,
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If the Penn Yan Village Board adopts the tentative budgets presented at its April 15 meeting, water rates will go down and sewer rates will go up in Penn Yan. The overall result will be savings for most rate payers.
Mabel Breese Wellinghoff (Bebe), of Keuka Park, died April 12, 2014 in Winter Haven, Fla., just months after celebrating her 92nd birthday at her daughter Jean’s home.
The Town of Jerusalem can’t seem to solve the question of its time clock, or rather the question of who should be punching in with it. While the highway employees have used it for years without any issue, some salaried employees at...
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